Perhaps many Samsung phone buyers are unaware that they can use their devices as home computers or laptops for applications launched and developed by a Korean company in recent years.
According to the site “GizmodoThe Dex application allows anyone who owns a Samsung phone or tablet to browse their contents on their computer screen using a computer mouse and computer keyboard.
Thanks to Samsung’s revised and improved “DX” platform in 2019 before its launch in 2017, the user can easily access their phone application through their computer screen, and thus perform many tasks with little effort is. For example, it is possible. Edit documents, send text messages, and preview the application. Clearly and larger, and more, without the need to transfer files to the computer.
To use the “Dix” platform, the particular application must be downloaded via a link provided by the “Samsung” website, according to the operating system in which the computer runs, whether Windows or Mac.
When the phone is connected, via cable or wireless, the computer will recognize the Samsung phone and its contents will appear on the big screen.
After that, the user can perform several tasks, such as quickly transferring files from phone to computer, or vice versa, and dealing with the phone as if it were a computer using a “mouse” and keyboard.
In its latest release, the Samsung Galaxy tablet can be connected to the phone via the “Dix” platform, by pressing the Dex icon to switch to a desktop-like screen in the Quick Settings panel.
It is also possible to use the wireless connection mode with the TV screen using the broadcast protocol “Miracast”, and then if there is a TV screen or broadcast device that supports that protocol, the wireless connection address will be displayed on the TV screen. .
Once connected to a Samsung phone or tablet computer or TV screen, the command to allow “DEX” mode to be initiated must be cleared, noting that an alert may appear on the screen allowing the user to control the cursor allows for. Computer screen by moving the cursor shown on the screen of a phone or tablet.
After that, the user can go to the settings panel in the “Dicks” platform on the desktop “computer screen” and then he will get several options represented in changing the wallpaper, font size and other attributes.
The user can also click on the small application network icon at the bottom left of the screen, to display a list of applications and to run applications that have to move them to the taskbar or resize them.
A disadvantage of using the platform is that not all Android applications will work properly, but most of them will adapt well when opened on a large screen.
And Samsung warns that the user’s phone may become hot during activation of the “dicks” platform due to the rapid consumption of the phone’s battery. Writing a long text message.